Amridge University

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2014 Quick Stats
1200 Taylor Road

Montgomery, AL 36117

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Phone: (334) 387-3877
2012-2013 Tuition
$9,260
tuition and fees
Students
338
enrolled
44%
male /
56%
female
Admissions
rolling admission

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National Liberal Arts Colleges

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Summary

Amridge University is a private institution that was founded in 1967. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 338, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 10 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Amridge University's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is National Liberal Arts Colleges, Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $9,260 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Amridge University is primarily a distance learning institution, although there are many courses offered on campus. Amridge University programs have a traditional structure. Distance education is approved by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the U.S. Department of Education, ensuring that distance education students receive the same high-quality education as on-campus students. Faculty and student services for students on campus are available to distance learners. Amridge University ensures that students have regular contact with faculty and staff members via e-mail and telephone. No residency is required for undergraduates. In addition to offering distance learning to a diverse array of individuals, Amridge University is a participating member of the GoArmyEd project. This is an online, streamlined process, giving soldiers easy access to obtaining funding for their educations.

Founded in 1967, Amridge University is an independent, coeducational institution dedicated to the spirit of its ideals and Christian heritage. All Amridge University programs are taught from a Christian perspective. Amridge University is one of the nation's leading universities offering distance learning programs and services to adults nationally. Adding to the prestige of the University is its selection as one of fifteen initial participants in the Distance Education Demonstration Program Institution by the U.S. Department of Education. Amridge University worked with the U.S. Department of Education to develop a national model to help chart the future of distance learning.
Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Amridge University grants associates, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees, all available via a distance learning format. Graduate degrees are awarded in counseling/family therapy, organizational leadership, and religious studies. These degrees foster leadership, counseling and family therapy skills, knowledge, and biblical and Christian ministry skills. The counseling degrees are designed to help prepare students for licensure. Doctoral degrees include Doctor of Ministry and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. These are advanced professional degrees for community, organization and church-related vocations, with a concentration designed to prepare participants to counsel families and individuals.

Undergraduate degrees are awarded in Biblical studies, business, human development, human resource management, liberal studies, management communication, homeland security, and public safety and criminal justice. These degrees promote biblical and Christian ministry skills, human development skills, knowledge in the arts, and management communication skills.

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1967
Religious affiliation Church of Christ
Academic calendar semester
Setting city
2012 Endowment $174,805

Applying

When applying to Amridge University, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Amridge University is $50. It is selective.

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Selectivity selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate N/A
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by N/A

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Academic Life

Class sizes N/A
Student-faculty ratio N/A
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

Amridge University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 338, with a gender distribution of 43.8 percent male students and 56.2 percent female students.

Total enrollment 703
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association N/A

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Campus Info & Services

Of the students at Amridge University, 100 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Amridge University.

Students who have cars on campus 100%
Health insurance offered No

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Tuition and fees $9,260 (2012-13)
Room and board N/A
Financial aid statistics N/A

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